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Satellite Based Augmentation System test-bed project

nbasAs part of the Australian Government's National Positioning Infrastructure (NPI) Capability, Geoscience Australia is leading a test project of a Satellite-Based Augmentation System (SBAS) for the Australasia region.

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Inaugural diversity scholarship recipient announced in support of women in mining

katherine lindsayGlencore’s Mount Isa Mines has awarded its inaugural Tim Underhill Diversity Scholarship in Mine Surveying, in partnership with the Australian Institute of Mine Surveyors (AIMS).

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SMIC News - August 2017

SMIC news august 2017In this issue is information about the 29th Annual General Meeting, Industry Reports, Surveying Education Reports, Surveying & SIS Traineeships and the SMIC Training & Scholarship Program

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Deswik Showcases Latest Functions & Developments

deswikDeswik will be at the AIMS conference next month to showcase the current functions and developments this year and what is in the pipeline in the future.

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Maptek geologist excited to share expertise in Australia

Lance Steel Maptek 180Geologist Lance Steel has joined Maptek in Adelaide, bringing a specialist knowledge of underground metalliferous mining and geotechnical applications to his 3D Laser Scanning Consultant role.

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BOSSI Report August 2017

bossi180The BOSSI Report for August 2017 includes information on registration renewals, CPD compliance & audit, annual registration certificates and more.

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SMIC News May 2017

smic news may 2017

SMIC News Issue 48, May 2017 including Industry Reports, Surveying Education Reports, Surveying and SIS Traineeships and the SMIC Training and Scholarship Program.

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UAVAIR Conducting Aerial Surveying Courses

uavairUAVAIR are offering a course called Foundations of Aerial Surveying, in which you will learn to use the revolutionary product from PropellerAero – AeroPoints – ground control points (GCPs) with built in GPS to collect accurate positional data in conjunction with Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS) photography.

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BOSSI Report May 2017

bossi180The BOSSI Report May 2017 includes information on land and mining surveying assessments, a change to the BOSSI CPD Policy, a new communication delivery and early notice for registration renewals.

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Maptek Delivers Innovative Laser Scanners

maptek isite xr3 Maptek is proud to announce our third generation I-Site XR3 and LR3 laser scanners. Smaller and lighter, the new models offer significant improvement in range capability while retaining the reliability and usability we are known for.

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